The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 38 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing GIS 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.12% 0.26% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.00% 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £13.75 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-30.90% -9.83%
GIS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 64 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.04% 16.80% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 50
Median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GIS across the Bedfordshire region.

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Bedfordshire region.

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 3 £475 - 1
GIS
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (50.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (50.00%) GxP
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) iManage
2 1 (25.00%) QGIS
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) PostGIS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) LLPG

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) QGIS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) GIS Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) LLPG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (50.00%) GxP
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) iManage
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle